Sato’s New WS4 Series Compact Desktop Printers

Posted February 16, 2017

SATO WS4 Thermal Barcode Label PrinterSato has announced the release of their newest member to their desktop thermal printer line, the new WS4 Series. Designed for applications in retail, healthcare, logistics and manufacturing, the WS4 Series provides superior print quality in a compact affordable footprint.

Ease of use and sleek simplicity are core elements of the WS4 design. With fewer parts, ribbon and label loading is easy thanks to a clear label path to prevent jamming. Flexible media capability support for widely used label and ribbon core sizes and ensures adaptability into existing workplaces. Users can easily replace platen rollers and print heads with tool-less operation. A three-color LED lamp also helps operators easily know their printer status at a glance with unique blink patterns.

Best-in-class connectivity was also established with wired and wireless interface options for computers and smart devices. Out-of-the-box emulation for widely used programming languages provides smooth integration into existing software environments.


  • User-Friendly Operation and Serviceability
  • Prints Labels, Receipts, Tags and Wristbands
  • Printing Resolution of 203 / 305 dpi
  • Long 300m Ribbon – Face-in/out
  • Thermal transfer and Direct thermal Models
  • Emulations (SZPL, SEPL, SDPL, SIPL)
  • Standard Ethernet
  • Wireless Operation via Bluetooth or Wi-FI

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